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Zambia: Further information: Court acquits two men in Zambia
7 July 2014

On 3 July a Zambian court in Kapiri Mposhi acquitted two men charged with having sex “against the order of nature”. The court ruled that the State had ...

Urgent Action       AFR 63/003/2014

Amnesty International | Zambia: Court acquits two men ...
3 July 2014

Today's court decision to acquit two Zambian men accused of having consensual sex with each other because the case had not been proved beyond ...

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Zambia: Further information: Zambian court postpones ruling ...
3 June 2014

On 30 May the Magistrate court in Kapiri Mposhi postponed delivering its verdict on the case of James Mwape and Philip Mubiana to an unknown date ...

Urgent Action       AFR 63/002/2014

Zambia: Court postpones verdict on two men accused of ...
30 May 2014

The protracted detention of two Zambian men accused of having sex is an affront to all who believe in fundamental human rights, equality and non- ...

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Amnesty International | Zambia: End state-sponsored ...
21 February 2014

The Zambian authorities must end the persecution of individuals based on their perceived sexual orientation, Amnesty International said as the trial of ...

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Zambia: Further information: Zambian court to rule on “ ...
6 February 2014

Further information on UA: 124/13 Index: AFR 63/001/2014 Zambia Date: 6 February 2014. URGENT ACTION. Zambian ...

Urgent Action       AFR 63/001/2014

Observations by Amnesty International and the International ...
2 October 2013

A ruling request has arisen from asylum applications lodged in the Netherlands by three individuals, who each fear persecution in his country of origin ...

Report       POL 33/003/2013

Zambia postpones same-sex conduct trial | Amnesty ...
17 September 2013

The postponement of the trial against two Zambian men charged with same-sex sexual conduct whilst they continue to languish in prison is ...

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Zambia: Two men on trial for "unnatural" sex
15 May 2013

Two men in Zambia have been arrested on charges of having sex “against the order of nature”, and denied bail. They are detained and awaiting trial ...

Urgent Action       AFR 63/001/2013

Zambia urged to release two men charged with same-sex ...
8 May 2013

The Zambian authorities must immediately release two young men who have been denied bail after being arrested on charges of having sex “against ...

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